Being a mom is tough, but one thing is for sure: At the end of the day, moms can all look forward to a great little snuggle-session with their babies.
This baby sea otter just got cuddles within an inch of his life in the Great Tide Pool at Monterrey Bay Aquarium. Though the mom is wild, this baby California sea otter's main caretaker showed no qualms with cuddling up close to here little one, keeping him safe.
Luckily, there was someone there to capture the whole thing on film. Warning: This clip might not be safe for work -- because you may find yourself uncontrollably squealing from the cuteness.